Fedora 14 : dhcp-4.2.0-14.P1.fc14 (2010-17312)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Fri Nov 5 2010 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> -
12:4.2.0-14.P1

- fix broken dependencies

- Thu Nov 4 2010 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> -
12:4.2.0-13.P1

- 4.2.0-P1: fix for CVE-2010-3611 (#649880)

- dhclient-script: when updating 'search' statement in
resolv.conf, add domain part of hostname if it's not
already there (#637763)

- Wed Oct 13 2010 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> -
12:4.2.0-12

- Server was ignoring client's Solicit (where client
included address/prefix as a preference) (#634842)

- Thu Oct 7 2010 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> -
12:4.2.0-11

- Use ping instead of arping in dhclient-script to
handle not-on-local-net gateway in ARP-less device
(#524298)

- Thu Oct 7 2010 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> -
12:4.2.0-10

- Check whether there is any unexpired address in
previous lease prior to confirming (INIT-REBOOT) the
lease (#585418)

- Mon Oct 4 2010 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> -
12:4.2.0-9

- RFC 3442 - ignore Router option only if Classless
Static Routes option contains default router

- Thu Sep 30 2010 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> -
12:4.2.0-8

- Explicitly clear the ARP cache and flush all addresses
& routes instead of bringing the interface down
(#574568)

- Tue Sep 7 2010 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> -
12:4.2.0-7

- Hardening dhcpd/dhcrelay/dhclient by making them PIE &
RELRO

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=649877
http://www.nessus.org/u?78f56165

Solution :

Update the affected dhcp package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50592 ()

Bugtraq ID: 44615

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3611

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